The Langley Chess Club will be starting a new Monday-night tournament beginning Monday, March 6th. For full details, please see our Schedule page.
The Langley Chess Club is proud to announce the 11th annual Langley Open! Please click here to view the details and register online:
Congratulations to Hugh Long, the 2015 Club Champion. This year’s tournament was a 6-player round robin, in which Hugh scored 4.0/5.0 for sole first place.
This is not the first time Hugh has been Club Champion. He also held the title a number of times between 1996 and 2003.
The results will be posted once the tournament is CFC rated.
The Langley Chess Club is pleased to announce a tournament to remember and acknowledge our friend and fellow Chess player, Peter Yee. Peter was a long time member of the Langley Chess Club and played tournaments there frequently for many years.
All profits from this tournament will be donated to the VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation In Memory of Peter Yee for the Leukemia/BMT program.
Please see the full details on the tournament page by clicking here: Peter Yee Memorial
The Langley Correspondence 2014 is now complete. The tournament started on October 1, 2014 with seven players. Click here to see the tournament details and full results and standings.
Congratulations to Savvas Kyriakides who took first place by quite a good margin, and receives a 1-year Gold Membership to chess.com.
2014 brings the Langley Chess Club an all new Champion, and our youngest ever! Congratulations to Neil Doknjas for an impressive victory against a solid lineup of players, many who have won the Championship in previous years.
2014 Club Champion Neil Doknjas with Club President Hugh Long
This 2014 event had an attendance of 46 players. Slightly down from our previous record of about 60 players, but still a great turnout.
Congratulations to this year’s winners!
1st: Bindi Cheng
2nd/3rd: John Doknjas, Joshua Doknjas, Savvas Kyriakides
Best U2000: Luke Pulfer, Robin Yu, Paul Leblanc, Karl Cui
Best U1800: Hugh Long, Robert Hamm, Robert L Barron, Matthew Geng
Biggest Upset: Edward Enns
Congratulations to Charlie Jarquin and Steven Buchi for taking first place. Steven Buchi also took the best U1600 prize, which is an excellent result amongst this group of club players.
The next tournament will be the 2014 Langley Open. Get yourself registered today!
The 2014 April Swiss is underway, with 14 registered players. You can view the cross table on the Schedule Page, along with round-by-round pairings.
Summer is a busy time, and events at the Langley Chess Club vary depending on participation. Sometimes we hold a Monday-night Swiss during the summer. Otherwise, it’s open for drop-in games. Watch for an announcement on the Schedule page for closures during the Summer months.
Things kick off again at the end of August with the Langley Open. Watch for an announcement on that as well, and subscribe to our mailing list to be notified by email.
The Autumn Swiss has been rated by the CFC, and the results posted to our Club Results page.
Congratulations to John Doknjas for taking first place, scoring 4.5/5.0, winning the $50 prize. Amir Fazel, Neil Doknjas, and Andrew Hoyer tied for Best U1600 with 3.0/5.0, and split the $25 prize.